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"The truth demands justice" banner on front of stage, Dean Kahler and others including William Kunstler and Ron Kovic, are seated on stage (seventh annual commemoration)
   Date: May 4, 1977
A man stands near a cone marked with an "A" and holds a lantern, while others look on during candlelight vigil (first annual commemoration)
   Date: May 3, 1971
Aerial view of Gym Annex site, with surrounding buildings labeled, proposed footprint of annex outlined, and locations of injured and slain victims noted
   Date: May 3, 1977
Aerial view of Tent City
   Date: June 29, 1977
Aerial view of Tent City, detail
   Date: June 29, 1977
Ambulance driving away, small group of onlookers near Taylor Hall
   Date: May 4, 1970
Ambulance driving away, small group of onlookers near Taylor Hall
   Date: May 4, 1970
An injured or slain person being moved on a stretcher through a parking lot, with a crowd of people around
   Date: May 4, 1970
An injured or slain person being moved on a stretcher, with a crowd of people surrounding
   Date: May 4, 1970
An injured or slain person being moved on a stretcher, with a crowd of people surrounding
   Date: May 4, 1970
An injured or slain person being moved on a stretcher, with a crowd of people surrounding
   Date: May 4, 1970
An injured person being given first aid
   Date: May 4, 1970
An injured person being given first aid
   Date: May 4, 1970
An injured person on ground (Joseph Lewis?), with others standing around him, National Guard personnel in background, Don Drumm sculpture in left foreground
   Date: May 4, 1970
Audience member, with tears in her eyes at May 4, 1977 ceremony (seventh annual commemoration)
   Date: May 4, 1977
Back of woman, National Guard in background
   Date: May 4, 1970
Broken window in door, people on outside looking in
   Date: May 3, 1970
Broken window in door, people on outside looking in
   Date: May 3, 1970
Broken window in door, people on outside looking in
   Date: May 3, 1970
Burned out ROTC building
   Date: May 3, 1970
Burned out ROTC building
   Date: May 3, 1970
Burned out ROTC building
   Date: May 3, 1970
Burned out ROTC building with National Guard personnel and others around building
   Date: May 4, 1970
Burned out ROTC building with National Guard personnel and others around building
   Date: May 4, 1970
Burned out ROTC building with National Guard personnel and others nearby
   Date: May 4, 1970
Burned out ROTC building with National Guard personnel and others nearby
   Date: May 4, 1970
Burned out ROTC building, ambulance driving up hill in background near Power Plant.
   Date: May 4, 1970?
Burned out ROTC building, two National Guard personnel in foreground
   Date: May 3, 1970
Burned out ROTC building, two National Guard personnel in foreground
   Date: May 3, 1970
Candlelight vigil May 4, 1975 (fifth annual commemoration)
   Date: May 4, 1975
Chainlink fence on ground, near Lilac Walk and tennis courts
   Date: May 3, 1970
Chainlink fence on ground, some people standing on it, others standing nearby, near Lilac Walk and tennis courts
   Date: May 3, 1970
Chainlink fence on ground, some people standing on it, others walking nearby, near Lilac Walk and tennis courts
   Date: May 3, 1970
Close-up of a man
   Date: May 3, 1970
Close-up of man addressing the crowd at the Victory Bell
   Date: May 1, 1970
Close-up of man addressing the crowd at the Victory Bell
   Date: May 1, 1970
Close-up of National Guard personnel in jeep
   Date: May 4, 1970
Close-up of National Guard personnel in jeep
   Date: May 4, 1970
Close-up of National Guardsman in gas mask, examining a small document
   Date: May 4, 1970
Close-up of people listening to those addressing the crowd at the Victory Bell
   Date: May 1, 1970
Close-up of people standing around
   Date: May 3, 1970
Close-up of people standing around
   Date: May 3, 1970
Close-up of people standing around
   Date: May 3, 1970
Close-up of people standing around
   Date: May 3, 1970
Close-up of Terry Norman
   Date: May 4, 1970
Close-up of Terry Norman
   Date: May 4, 1970
Close-up of two men
   Date: May 3, 1970
Closer view of crowd gathered into a group
   Date: May 4, 1970
Closer view of crowd gathered into a group
   Date: May 4, 1970
Closer view of National Guard personnel and jeeps, with crowd in background
   Date: May 4, 1970
Closer view of people gathered near Victory Bell
   Date: May 1, 1970
Closer view of people gathered near Victory Bell
   Date: May 1, 1970
Crowd around Don Drumm sculpture and Taylor Hall
   Date: May 4, 1970
Crowd around Don Drumm sculpture and Taylor Hall
   Date: May 4, 1970
Crowd around Don Drumm sculpture and Taylor Hall
   Date: May 4, 1970
Crowd around Don Drumm sculpture, injured or slain person being taken to ambulance
   Date: May 4, 1970
Crowd around Don Drumm sculpture, injured or slain person being taken to ambulance
   Date: May 4, 1970
Crowd gathered outside campus building (first annual commemoration)
   Date: May 4, 1971
Crowd in parking lot, including man with black flag, some people are covering their faces
   Date: May 4, 1970
Crowd of people
   Date: May 4, 1970
Crowd of people
   Date: May 4, 1970
Crowd of people
   Date: May 4, 1970
Crowd of people
   Date: May 4, 1970
Crowd of people
   Date: May 4, 1970
Crowd of people gathered into a group, some on a building rooftop, including faculty members
   Date: May 4, 1970
Crowd of people in the distance, gathered into a group
   Date: May 4, 1970
Crowd of people in the distance, others in foreground walk towards the crowd gathering
   Date: May 4, 1970
Crowd of people on one side of rope, National Guard personnel on the other side
   Date: May 4, 1970
Crowd of people walk and stand in and around the Prentice Hall parking lot
   Date: May 4, 1970
Crowd of people walk and stand in and around the Prentice Hall parking lot, Taylor Hall sign is visible
   Date: May 4, 1970
Crowd of people, some people are yelling and making gestures
   Date: May 4, 1970
Crowd of people, some standing, others sitting, gathered into a group
   Date: May 4, 1970
Crowd of people, some with fists raised
   Date: May 4, 1970
Damaged sign for Campus Day 1970, National Guard personnel and vehicles in background
   Date: May 4, 1970
Damaged sign for Campus Day 1970, National Guard personnel and vehicles in background
   Date: May 4, 1970
Dean Kahler holds a candle where Jeffrey Miller died at the candlelight vigil (seventh annual commemoration)
   Date: May 4, 1977
Dean Kahler on stage, looks on, President White in background (first annual commemoration)
   Date: May 4, 1971
Emil Berg, KSU Business Manager, inspecting damaged information booth
   Date: May 3, 1970
Evening photo, with tracers of candle light near Victory Bell in front of Taylor Hall (first annual commemoration)
   Date: May 3, 1971
Glenn Frank, KSU faculty member and faculty marshal, getting into an ambulance
   Date: May 4, 1970
Glenn Frank, KSU faculty member and faculty marshal, running
   Date: May 4, 1970
Group of people gathered closely around an injured person
   Date: May 4, 1970
Group of people outside Taylor Hall
   Date: May 4, 1970
KSU faculty member Glenn Frank talking to a crowd of people, blood in parking lot is visible in background
   Date: May 4, 1970
KSU President Robert I. White addressing the media at a press conference
   Date: May 5, 1970
KSU President Robert I. White in the midst of a crowd of people (memorial service for slain students)
   Date: September 28, 1970
Line of National Guard personnel, walking forward, wearing gas masks, with weapons
   Date: May 4, 1970
Man addresses a crowd (first annual commemoration)
   Date: May 4, 1971
Man addresses a crowd, President White in background (first annual commemoration)
   Date: May 4, 1971
Man addressing the crowd at the Victory Bell
   Date: May 1, 1970
Man addressing the crowd at the Victory Bell
   Date: May 1, 1970
Man addressing the crowd in front of the Victory Bell
   Date: May 1, 1970
Man addressing the crowd in front of the Victory Bell
   Date: May 1, 1970
Man addressing the crowd in front of the Victory Bell
   Date: May 1, 1970
Man addressing the crowd in front of the Victory Bell
   Date: May 1, 1970
Man addressing the crowd in front of the Victory Bell
   Date: May 1, 1970
Man addressing the crowd in front of the Victory Bell
   Date: May 1, 1970
Man addressing the crowd in front of the Victory Bell
   Date: May 1, 1970
Man addressing the crowd in front of the Victory Bell
   Date: May 1, 1970
Man addressing the crowd in front of the Victory Bell
   Date: May 1, 1970
Man and woman holding candle at vigil (nineteenth annual commemoration)
   Date: May 4, 1989
Man and woman holding candle where Jeffrey Miller died at vigil (seventeenth annual commemoration)
   Date: May 4, 1987
Man holding up a piece of paper in front of the Victory Bell
   Date: May 1, 1970
Man in scuba mask (?) with a camera (Terry Norman), other people stand and walk nearby
   Date: May 4, 1970
Man in tree takes photographs, a crowd looks on (first annual commemoration)
   Date: May 4, 1971
Man speaking to a crowd on campus (first annual commemoration)
   Date: May 4, 1971
Man wearing a Nixon mask addresses a crowd (first annual commemoration)
   Date: May 4, 1971
Man with black flag, covering face, other people stand watching behind him
   Date: May 4, 1970
Man with black flag, jumping in a puddle of blood, with a crowd of people around
   Date: May 4, 1970
Man with black flag, standing in and looking at a puddle of blood, with a crowd of people around
   Date: May 4, 1970
Man, standing, back partially to camera, Victory Bell in background
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guard on campus, students and others stand and sit in the background
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guard personnel and crowd shown from a distance
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guard personnel and jeeps, with crowd in background
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guard personnel and jeeps, with crowd in background
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guard personnel and jeeps, with crowd in background
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guard personnel and vehicle in foreground, crowd gathered by Taylor Hall in background
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guard personnel and vehicle in foreground, crowd in the background
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guard personnel and vehicle in foreground, crowd in the background
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guard personnel and vehicles
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guard personnel holding rifles
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guard personnel in jeep
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guard personnel in the area near the burned out ROTC building, Power Plant is visible in background
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guard personnel on campus
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guard personnel on campus
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guard personnel shown from behind, wearing gas masks, with rifles, bayonets fixed
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guard personnel shown from behind, with rifles, bayonets fixed
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guard personnel talking to five men near the burned out ROTC building
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guard personnel talking to five men near the burned out ROTC building
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guard personnel walking toward crowd near Taylor Hall
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guard personnel walking toward crowd near Taylor Hall, tear gas has been fired
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guard personnel walking toward crowd near Taylor Hall, tear gas has been fired
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guard personnel walking toward crowd near Taylor Hall, tear gas has been fired
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guard personnel walking toward crowd near Taylor Hall, tear gas has been fired
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guard personnel walking toward crowd near Taylor Hall, tear gas has been fired
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guard personnel walking with weapons and jeeps in a line
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guard personnel wearing gas masks, holding rifles
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guard personnel wearing gas masks, holding rifles
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guard personnel wearing gas masks, holding rifles
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guard personnel wearing gas masks, walking toward crowd near Taylor Hall
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guard personnel with rifles, bayonets fixed
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guard personnel with rifles, bayonets fixed
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guard personnel, some kneeling with weapons, near a rope barrier
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guard personnel, television crew in front of burned ROTC building
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guardsman being put onto a gurney
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guardsman on a gurney
   Date: May 4, 1970
National Guardsmen talking to a man (KSU graduate student Harold Reid)
   Date: May 4, 1970
Onlookers on roof of campus building (Stopher Hall?)
   Date: May 4, 1970
People addressing the crowd at the Victory Bell
   Date: May 1, 1970
People ducking and running for cover in and around a parking lot
   Date: May 4, 1970
People ducking and running for cover in and around a parking lot
   Date: May 4, 1970
People gathered around Victory Bell, listening to man speak
   Date: May 1, 1970
People gathered behind a rope barrier, Art Building is visible in background
   Date: May 4, 1970
People gathered on grounds near Victory Bell
   Date: May 1, 1970
People gathered on grounds near Victory Bell
   Date: May 1, 1970
People in front of the Victory Bell with shovels
   Date: May 1, 1970
People in front of the Victory Bell; two people at left appear to be involved in a disagreement
   Date: May 1, 1970
People leaving the Commons area, National Guard personnel and tear gas in background
   Date: May 4, 1970
People leaving the Commons area, National Guard personnel and tear gas in background
   Date: May 4, 1970
People leaving the Commons area, National Guard personnel and tear gas in background
   Date: May 4, 1970
People lined up on both sides of street (first annual commemoration)
   Date: May 4, 1971
People looking and pointing
   Date: May 3, 1970
People lying prostrate on ground
   Date: May 4, 1970
People on the roof of building
   Date: May 4, 1970
People on the roof of building
   Date: May 4, 1970
People running, one person is in the act of throwing something
   Date: May 4, 1970
People scattered around Taylor Hall
   Date: May 4, 1970
People sitting on the ground and onlookers
   Date: May 1, 1970
People sitting or partially reclining on ground, others standing
   Date: May 4, 1970
People standing and walking near edge of parking lot
   Date: May 4, 1970
People standing around (Commons Area)
   Date: May 3, 1970
People standing in the street (Front Campus area)
   Date: May 3, 1970
People with public address system by the crowd at the Victory Bell
   Date: May 1, 1970
Person standing next to the Victory Bell
   Date: May 1, 1970
Police officer and unidentified man, talking to a man (KSU graduate student Harold Reid) whose briefcase is placed on the ground
   Date: May 4, 1970
Police officer walking with a man with a briefcase (KSU graduate student Harold Reid)
   Date: May 4, 1970
Police officer with a man (KSU graduate student Harold Reid)
   Date: May 4, 1970
Row of National Guard personnel at the crest of hill near the Pagoda sculpture
   Date: May 4, 1970
Row of National Guard personnel coming down the hill near the Pagoda sculpture
   Date: May 4, 1970
Row of National Guard personnel, wearing gas masks, carrying rifles, walking forward
   Date: May 4, 1970
Seated crowd of people including faculty members
   Date: May 4, 1970
Seated crowd of people, shown from a distance
   Date: May 4, 1970
Sign reading 'Kent State University Authorized Personnel Only' in foreground, police officer and vehicles in background (possible check-point)
   Date: May 18, 1970
Small crowd of people in foreground including man with black flag, National Guard personnel in background
   Date: May 4, 1970
Small crowd of people in foreground, National Guard personnel in background
   Date: May 4, 1970
Small crowd, Victory Bell in background
   Date: May 4, 1970
Smoke from tear gas canister in front of Taylor Hall
   Date: May 4, 1970
Tear gas launched through the air, some people are nearby
   Date: May 4, 1970
Tear gas, crowd near Taylor Hall
   Date: May 4, 1970
Tear gas, crowd near Taylor Hall
   Date: May 4, 1970
Television crew on campus
   Date: May 4, 1970
Television crew, filming National Guard personnel
   Date: May 4, 1970
Television crews, filming National Guard personnel
   Date: May 4, 1970
Terry Norman with camera surrounded by National Guard personnel
   Date: May 4, 1970
Terry Norman with camera with National Guard personnel
   Date: May 4, 1970
Tree branches in right foreground, small group of people standing facing the area of the new Library building
   Date: May 4, 1970
Trees and streetlight
   Date: May 4, 1970
Two National Guard personnel wearing gas masks, holding weapons
   Date: May 4, 1970
Woman addresses a crowd (first annual commemoration)
   Date: May 4, 1971
Woman addresses a crowd, President White in background (first annual commemoration)
   Date: May 4, 1971
Woman addresses a crowd, President White in background (first annual commemoration)
   Date: May 4, 1971
Woman addressing the crowd in front of the Victory Bell
   Date: May 1, 1970
Woman and man talking, National Guard in background
   Date: May 4, 1970